Esther Butler and Dave Gosling didn't mind getting up early for Unity Christian Schools 10th annual Spring Thaw Run at Centennial Park in Barrie, Saturday morning. ZACH MACPHERSON PHOTO

Spring Thaw Run

Dozens of people participated in Unity Christian School's 10th annual Spring Thaw Run at Centennial Park in Barrie, Saturday morning.

Pratt Homes unveiled their Spirit Clock at the future site of Yonge Station, during a recent ceremony held at the corner of Yonge Street and Madelaine Drive. Mark Wanzel Photo

Sculpture an 'eyesore'

(Re: 'Clock turns back time; Ron Baird's newest sculpture takes shape in Barrie's south end' in the April 9 edition of the Examiner)

Will Cumming, a paramedic student at the Canadian Career College, helps serve more than 100 meals during Tuesday's Uniform Lunch held at the David Busby Street Centre. The initiative aims to help the city's needy while partnering with the Barrie police, firefighters and CFB Borden. Representatives from each group take turns hosting a different lunch throughout the year. Mark Wanzel PHOTO

Lunch is served

Will Cumming, a paramedic student at the Canadian Career College, helps serve more than 100 meals during Tuesday's Uniform Lunch held at the David Bus

Mary Squire, left, and her husband, Terry, join their neighbour Nancy Brownlie as the trio clear their driveways Tuesday in Barrie. MARK WANZEL/BARRIE EXAMINER/QMI AGENCY

Last blast?: Check out tweets

A blast of winter returned to our region overnight and into Tuesday creating trouble on the road and cancelling school buses in many regions of Simcoe County.

High miler curbed

A Churchill man is charged with speeding and stunt driving after his car was clocked at 60 kilometres an hour over the speed limit Sunday night.

     

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